Board Approves Health Care Premiums; Most Enrollees Will Pay Less Than Last Year

The Retirement Board approved health care premiums for the 2022 plan year that will result in a premium decrease for about 88% of enrollees. A complete list of premiums is posted on the system’s website or may be requested by calling STRS Ohio’s Member Services Center toll-free at 888‑227‑7877. Below is a sample of monthly premiums for calendar year 2021 for a benefit recipient with 30 or more years of service.

Benefit Recipients With Medicare (30 or More Years of Service)
Plan Total Cost Benefit Recipient Pays
Aetna Medicare Plan (Medicare Advantage PPO) $289 $107
Medical Mutual Basic (Indemnity or PPO) $326 $144
AultCare PrimeTime Health Plan (Medicare Advantage HMO-POS) $288 $107
Paramount Elite (Medicare Advantage HMO) $328 $146
Benefit Recipients Without Medicare (30 or More Years of Service)
Plan Total Cost Benefit Recipient Pays

Medical Mutual & Aetna Basic (Indemnity or PPO)

$1,144 $423
AultCare (PPO) $910 $337
Paramount Health Care (HMO) $873 $323